Sainik School Kazhakootam (SSK) Entrance Exam

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Sainik School Kazhakootam (SSK) Entrance Exam 2008
Admission to Class VI & IX June 2008

For Boys Only

Aim: To prepare the boys academically, physically and mentally for entry into the National Defence Academy and other walks of life.

Age Limits:

For Admission to class VI

  • Born not before 02 Jul 1997 and not after 01 Jul 1998.

For admission to class IX

  • Born not before 02 Jul 1994 and not after 01 Jul 1995 and studying in class VIII or IX.

Curriculum: 10 + 2 System of the CBSE (New Delhi)
Date of Entrance Examination: 06 Jan 2008 (Sunday)

Examination Centres: Kozhikode, Ernakulam, Kottayam, Sainik School Kazhakootam and Kavaratti at Lakshadweep (Subject to sufficient number of candidates)

Total Number of Vacancies: Class VI: 85 (Approximately) Class IX: 15 ( ” ) (67% seats are reserved for the boys of Kerala State and remaining seats are open to boys from other States and Union territories)

Admission: The school does not patronise any coaching institute / agency and the admissions are given strictly in accordance with the merit in the entrance examination, interview and subsequent medical fitness of candidates.

Category wise Reservation of Seats: 25% for sons of Defence and Ex-Defence Personnel, 15% for SC and 7.5% for ST.

Scholarships: Different types of scholarships are given by Central / State Governments depending upon the parents’ monthly income. Details are given in the Prospectus.


Prospectus & Application Form: Prospectus, Application Form and old question papers can be obtained from the Principal, Sainik School Kazhakootam, Sainik School PO, Trivandrum 695 585 on a crossed Demand Draft payable at Trivandrum drawn in favour of “Principal, Sainik School Kazhakootam” / on cash payment as per the following details:-

  • By Registered Post-Rs. 375/-(DD only) By Hand – Rs. 325/-(Cash or DD)
  • For SC / ST candidates By Registered Post – Rs. 275/- (DD only) By Hind – Rs. 225/- (on cash payment or DD)
  • Prospectus along with applications & Model question papers can be down loaded from school website: Filled applications in such cases are to be submitted to this office along with registration fee of 325/- (for General & Defence) and 225/- (for SC / ST).

Address with Telephone No Category and the class applied for indicating date of birth should be clearly mentioned in the request letter. The prospectus along with application form and model question paper will be sent by Registered Post.
Last Date for Receipt of Filled In Application: 10 Dec 2007

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